Leading investment banking group, United Capital, is keen at ensuring a smooth banking operations for its customers and Nigerians at large and as such have redesigned the version of its online investment portfolio management trading platform “InvestNow”.
Group CEO of United Capital, Mr Peter Ashade, shared that the new version is an improvised level of the initial platform that focused only on the securities trading segment of the market.
He stated that with the new version ‘Invest Now’ covers other segments of the business which include; the trustees, investment banking and asset management.
“The new version of Invest Now moves beyond the equities market to the money market, providing high-level convenience and empowering investors to manage their account”. Ashade said.
Furthermore, Chief Information Officer of United Capital, Joseph Onyema, noted that the bank is working toward financial inclusion for everyone and so the platform can be used even by novice investors.
“We have tried to change the thinking around investing. What we have done is create a platform with products to cater to all the segments of people across Nigeria. We are working toward financial inclusion for everyone and so the platform can be used even by novice investors. InvestNow has products for everybody across the cadre. So I get 10 thousand naira from my parents as a student and I want to start investing. With InvestNow I can start investing with even a zero balance. When you have kids, you can still fund their accounts and build their investment profiles,” Joseph added.